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Douglas Flat - Douglas Flat, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 38° 06.983 W 120° 27.246
10S E 723187 N 4221789
Quick Description: The CHL for Douglas Flat.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 8/2/2016 9:41:56 PM
Waymark Code: WMRTFK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
Views: 3

Long Description:
"Douglas Flat was a roaring mining camp of the early 1850s. In 1857 the Harper and Lone Star Claims produced $130,000 worth of gold. The so-called Central Hill Channel, an ancient river deposit from which vast quantities of gold have been taken, is located here."

There is no marker. There's a sign on the highway, but no actual marker/plaque. There is a nice old church and some old buildings.
Marker Number: 272.00

Marker Name: Douglas Flat

County: Calaveras

Has Official CA Plaque: no

On State Hwy 4 (P.M. 275), Douglas Flat

Website: [Web Link]

Marker Dedication Date: Not listed

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